Nearly 40 youngsters from the Highlands and Islands and the north east of Scotland have returned home after spending two weeks in America with 45,000 other scouts.
Police in Shetland are appealing for information following a report of a child being approached by an unidentified man in the Aith area.
Eight days on since 15 crew members were dramatically airlifted from a grounded fishing vessel off the coast of Shetland, the owner of the vessel is still in the process of trying to remove the wreck as bad weather has put a halt to any progress.
He is one of Aberdeen's most animated youngsters; an inventive character who creates sparkling little films with Lego bricks, a sprinkling of computer graphics and a vivid imagination.
An official investigation into the grounding of a 98ft fishing vessel off Shetland is under way as the owners of the vessel have been instructed to appoint a salvor.
Pollution specialists have been drafted in after oil was spotted in the water around a fishing vessel stuck on rocks.
Fifteen crew members were dramatically airlifted from a fishing vessel in Shetland in the early hours of this morning after it had run aground on rocks in the west of the Island.
A 41-foot yacht had to be towed into Lerwick Harbour earlier today after running out of fuel on the approach to the Shetland town.
A staggering £5,000 has been raised by the Shetland public for a family who lost a much-loved mum and gran in a devastating gas explosion which destroyed their home.
An investigation has begun after an 84-year-old woman died following a devastating gas explosion at her home in Shetland.
A nature enthusiast in Shetland received a surprise earlier this week when he found an unusual bird in his garden - a baby puffin.
Two people have been charged in connection with the death of a 40-year-old woman in Shetland.
A woman has died following an explosion at a house in Brae in Shetland.
Families will remember the lives of 17 men today, 40 years after they were killed in a devastating plane crash off Shetland.
Two people have been arrested after a 40-year-old woman was found dead in Shetland.
Two people have been arrested in connection with the death of a woman in Shetland.
A woman in her 80s and a teenage boy were taken to hospital after a gas explosion at a house in Shetland.
Scotland’s most celebrated fiddle band, Blazin’ Fiddles, will join forces with leading Scottish folk vocalist Emily Smith to play Eden Court in Inverness next month.
Emergency services are on scene at a house in Brae which is understood to have been destroyed in a gas explosion. Three fire appliances are in attendance, while the police and ambulance are also on scene. The alarm was raised shortly before 2.15pm. More on this as we get it.
Police are investigating a suspicious death on Shetland.
A Coastguard search and rescue helicopter yesterday assisted in the medical evacuation of an injured crew member from a North Sea platform.
A Coastguard search and rescue helicopter was earlier today assisting an injured crew member on a North Sea platform.
The Scottish Government says it expects to save around £5.5 million this financial year as a result of its purchase of the Northern Isles ferries.
Moray boasted the highest temperatures in Scotland yesterday as the north and north-east baked in summer sun.
A Shetland thrillseeker has managed to snap another selfie with a killer whale - after taking what he described as a “once in a lifetime” photo with an orca last year.
A plan to invest more than £11 million and create 50 jobs in the region has been launched by Travelodge.
A Dutch singer and pianist who is walking across Europe in stages is looking for help in sailing from Shetland to Norway when he arrives in the isles later this year.
A campaign to see Shetland and Orkney flag emojis made available on messaging and social networking platforms has been launched by youth politicians in the Northern Isles.
The group campaigning for women to be allowed into Lerwick Up Helly Aa squads has clashed again with Shetland Islands Council (SIC).
Officers in Shetland are investigating an assault which occurred in Lerwick at the weekend.
Plans to extend and enhance the day surgery unit at Gilbert Bain Hospital in Lerwick have moved a step forward after an outline business case for the £1.3 million project was approved.
Shetland Amenity Trust, the organisers of the annual Shetland Boat Week, has announced that the Far Haaf will make a special appearance at this year’s event next month.